The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 299 391 335
Rank change year-on-year
+92 -56
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 409 241 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.90% 0.54% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.59% 2.16% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 290 146 258
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,750 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
SC Cleared
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11379 11183 12265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.17% 24.91% 25.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9190 9251 10284
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in London

SC Cleared
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the London region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +67 115 £60,000 +4.34% 24
Uxbridge - 13 £60,000 -
Greenwich - 7 £47,500 -
Greenford -1 5 £60,000 +50.00% 6
Westminster - 4 £46,000 - 1
Canary Wharf +33 3 £51,000 -27.14%
Hounslow -1 3 - -
Hammersmith -11 2 £55,000 +37.50%
Feltham - 2 - -
Harrow - 1 - -
Wembley - 1 £60,000 -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 814 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 212 (26.04%) ITIL
3 197 (24.20%) Windows
4 193 (23.71%) Finance
5 164 (20.15%) Microsoft
6 131 (16.09%) Degree
7 127 (15.60%) PRINCE2
8 116 (14.25%) DV Cleared
9 107 (13.14%) Agile Software Development
10 106 (13.02%) Telecoms
11 102 (12.53%) Oracle
11 102 (12.53%) HP
12 95 (11.67%) SQL
12 95 (11.67%) Service Management
13 92 (11.30%) Firewall
14 91 (11.18%) Linux
15 85 (10.44%) Cisco
16 84 (10.32%) MS Excel
17 81 (9.95%) Retail
18 79 (9.71%) Java
18 79 (9.71%) Project Management
19 78 (9.58%) Active Directory
20 76 (9.34%) VMware
21 74 (9.09%) QA
22 68 (8.35%) UNIX
23 66 (8.11%) C
24 64 (7.86%) LAN
24 64 (7.86%) WAN
25 62 (7.62%) Juniper
25 62 (7.62%) Change Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 60 (7.37%) SharePoint
2 27 (3.32%) Lync
3 23 (2.83%) MS Exchange
3 23 (2.83%) WebLogic
4 22 (2.70%) Apache
5 19 (2.33%) JBoss
6 15 (1.84%) IIS
6 15 (1.84%) NetWeaver
6 15 (1.84%) SAP Portal
6 15 (1.84%) SAP EP
7 14 (1.72%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
9 9 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (0.98%) Oracle Service Bus
10 8 (0.98%) LiveLink
11 7 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 84 (10.32%) MS Excel
2 27 (3.32%) MS Office
3 13 (1.60%) MS Project
4 10 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.49%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (2.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
3 12 (1.47%) Oracle ERP
4 11 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
6 9 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.25%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.25%) Maximo
8 2 (0.25%) RMDS
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.12%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle SCM
9 1 (0.12%) assyst
9 1 (0.12%) SAP SRM
9 1 (0.12%) Temenos T24
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.23%) Office 365
2 5 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.49%) Amazon S3
3 4 (0.49%) SaaS
3 4 (0.49%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (0.37%) IaaS
5 2 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.25%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 92 (11.30%) Firewall
2 64 (7.86%) LAN
2 64 (7.86%) WAN
3 55 (6.76%) Wireless
4 50 (6.14%) TCP/IP
5 39 (4.79%) SAN
6 34 (4.18%) VPN
6 34 (4.18%) Network Security
7 33 (4.05%) NAS
8 30 (3.69%) DNS
8 30 (3.69%) HTTP
9 26 (3.19%) Wi-Fi
10 25 (3.07%) IPsec
10 25 (3.07%) Wireless Security
11 23 (2.83%) Structured Cabling
11 23 (2.83%) DSL
11 23 (2.83%) Internet
11 23 (2.83%) SNMP
12 17 (2.09%) IP Telephony
13 14 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (6.51%) SQL Server
2 45 (5.53%) Oracle Database
3 13 (1.60%) MySQL
4 12 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (1.11%) NoSQL
7 7 (0.86%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (0.74%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (0.61%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (0.49%) Big Data
10 4 (0.49%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.49%) Apache Hive
10 4 (0.49%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.49%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.49%) Impala
11 3 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (2.09%) JIRA
1 17 (2.09%) Selenium
1 17 (2.09%) Git (software)
2 15 (1.84%) LoadRunner
3 11 (1.35%) JMeter
3 11 (1.35%) Cucumber
4 9 (1.11%) Ant
5 7 (0.86%) JUnit
5 7 (0.86%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.74%) Eclipse
6 6 (0.74%) Subversion
7 4 (0.49%) ClearCase
7 4 (0.49%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (0.49%) Yeoman
7 4 (0.49%) NeoLoad
8 3 (0.37%) LoadUI
8 3 (0.37%) Spock
8 3 (0.37%) jMock
8 3 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.37%) SoapUI
General
1 193 (23.71%) Finance
2 106 (13.02%) Telecoms
3 81 (9.95%) Retail
4 28 (3.44%) Banking
5 21 (2.58%) Marketing
5 21 (2.58%) Legal
6 16 (1.97%) Military
7 7 (0.86%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.74%) Back Office
8 6 (0.74%) Aerospace
8 6 (0.74%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.49%) Electronics
9 4 (0.49%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.25%) Law
11 1 (0.12%) Local Government
11 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.12%) French Language
11 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 161 (19.78%) Consultant
2 85 (10.44%) Architect
3 55 (6.76%) Developer
4 53 (6.51%) Project Manager
5 48 (5.90%) Analyst
5 48 (5.90%) Test Consultant
6 38 (4.67%) Network Engineer
7 34 (4.18%) Support Engineer
8 30 (3.69%) Service Manager
9 29 (3.56%) DBA
10 28 (3.44%) Security Consultant
11 26 (3.19%) Test Manager
12 25 (3.07%) Senior Manager
13 23 (2.83%) Senior Consultant
14 22 (2.70%) Tester
14 22 (2.70%) Oracle DBA
15 21 (2.58%) Programme Manager
16 20 (2.46%) Technical Architect
16 20 (2.46%) Infrastructure Architect
17 19 (2.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (5.16%) .NET
2 36 (4.42%) XML
3 34 (4.18%) HTML
4 31 (3.81%) J2EE
5 24 (2.95%) Web Services
6 23 (2.83%) CSS
6 23 (2.83%) HTML5
7 19 (2.33%) Middleware
8 18 (2.21%) JSON
9 16 (1.97%) XML Messaging
10 15 (1.84%) Web Dynpro
10 15 (1.84%) SAP Business Workflow
10 15 (1.84%) SAP Smart Forms
10 15 (1.84%) BAPI
11 14 (1.72%) Spring
12 13 (1.60%) Hibernate
13 11 (1.35%) JSP
13 11 (1.35%) REST
14 10 (1.23%) jQuery
15 9 (1.11%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 48 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (4.91%) Clustering
3 38 (4.67%) Computer Science
4 36 (4.42%) Management Information System
5 30 (3.69%) Open Source
6 26 (3.19%) Replication
7 22 (2.70%) CESG
8 21 (2.58%) GIS
9 15 (1.84%) Human Factors
10 11 (1.35%) Blackberry
11 10 (1.23%) Mobile App
11 10 (1.23%) User Experience
12 8 (0.98%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.74%) Visualisation
13 6 (0.74%) Fat Client
13 6 (0.74%) Thin Client
13 6 (0.74%) CESG CLAS
13 6 (0.74%) SecurID
13 6 (0.74%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 197 (24.20%) Windows
2 91 (11.18%) Linux
3 68 (8.35%) UNIX
4 29 (3.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (3.44%) Solaris
6 26 (3.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (2.09%) Windows 7
8 15 (1.84%) SUSE
9 13 (1.60%) Windows XP
10 11 (1.35%) Android
11 10 (1.23%) Debian
11 10 (1.23%) Windows 8
12 8 (0.98%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.61%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.37%) HPUX
16 2 (0.25%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.12%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (26.04%) ITIL
2 127 (15.60%) PRINCE2
3 107 (13.14%) Agile Software Development
4 95 (11.67%) Service Management
5 79 (9.71%) Project Management
6 62 (7.62%) Change Management
7 51 (6.27%) Information Security
7 51 (6.27%) Service Delivery
8 48 (5.90%) Software Testing
9 47 (5.77%) Risk Management
10 40 (4.91%) Validation
11 38 (4.67%) Mentoring
12 36 (4.42%) Migration
12 36 (4.42%) Stakeholder Management
12 36 (4.42%) Incident Management
13 35 (4.30%) Problem Management
13 35 (4.30%) CRM
14 33 (4.05%) Penetration Testing
15 32 (3.93%) User Acceptance Testing
16 30 (3.69%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (11.67%) SQL
2 79 (9.71%) Java
3 66 (8.11%) C
4 33 (4.05%) JavaScript
5 29 (3.56%) C#
6 24 (2.95%) Perl
6 24 (2.95%) Shell Script
7 22 (2.70%) C++
8 15 (1.84%) ABAP
8 15 (1.84%) SAPscript
9 14 (1.72%) sed
9 14 (1.72%) AWK
9 14 (1.72%) Bourne shell
9 14 (1.72%) PHP
10 13 (1.60%) PowerShell
11 11 (1.35%) VB.NET
12 8 (0.98%) Python
12 8 (0.98%) PL/SQL
13 7 (0.86%) Ruby
14 5 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 814 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 131 (16.09%) Degree
3 116 (14.25%) DV Cleared
4 52 (6.39%) ISEB
5 50 (6.14%) Cisco Certification
6 48 (5.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 40 (4.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 31 (3.81%) CCNP
9 29 (3.56%) MCSE
10 28 (3.44%) CCIE
10 28 (3.44%) CISSP
10 28 (3.44%) ISTQB
10 28 (3.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 26 (3.19%) MCITP
12 25 (3.07%) CTC Cleared
13 22 (2.70%) CCSE
14 21 (2.58%) CISM
15 20 (2.46%) CIMA
15 20 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 20 (2.46%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (9.09%) QA
2 54 (6.63%) SLA
3 27 (3.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (2.21%) JSP 440
5 9 (1.11%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.86%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.49%) COBIT
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.12%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.12%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.12%) GPG13
System Software
1 78 (9.58%) Active Directory
2 49 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (3.19%) Hyper-V
3 26 (3.19%) XenApp
4 18 (2.21%) VMware ESX
5 17 (2.09%) NFS
6 16 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
7 14 (1.72%) Firmware
8 8 (0.98%) XenDesktop
9 7 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
10 6 (0.74%) vSphere
11 5 (0.61%) Snort
11 5 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.49%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.25%) ProxySG
13 2 (0.25%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.12%) Samba
14 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 39 (4.79%) OpenView
2 37 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
3 28 (3.44%) SCCM
4 18 (2.21%) Data Guard
5 17 (2.09%) SCOM
5 17 (2.09%) CiscoWorks
6 15 (1.84%) NetBackup
7 12 (1.47%) HP SIM
8 9 (1.11%) FortiGate
9 8 (0.98%) SCDPM
9 8 (0.98%) SCVMM
10 6 (0.74%) SCOrch
10 6 (0.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 6 (0.74%) Cisco Prime
11 4 (0.49%) Vagrant
11 4 (0.49%) Puppet
12 3 (0.37%) XenMobile
12 3 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 2 (0.25%) MOM
13 2 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 164 (20.15%) Microsoft
2 102 (12.53%) HP
2 102 (12.53%) Oracle
3 85 (10.44%) Cisco
4 76 (9.34%) VMware
5 62 (7.62%) Juniper
6 54 (6.63%) Citrix
7 49 (6.02%) CheckPoint
8 37 (4.55%) Remedy
9 31 (3.81%) Fujitsu
10 28 (3.44%) F5
11 26 (3.19%) Red Hat
12 23 (2.83%) SAP
13 22 (2.70%) Dell
14 21 (2.58%) IBM
15 19 (2.33%) Adobe
15 19 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
16 18 (2.21%) NetApp
17 15 (1.84%) BMC
17 15 (1.84%) Symantec
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £130,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: 45000 - 70000 Per Annum + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
Vodafone Group
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Vodafone Group
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 60k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 60k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
CSC
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago